Our Accounting briefing newsletter provides you with a quarterly technical update, focusing on the practical implications of recent developments and topical issues in UK GAAP and IFRS.
We were commissioned by the department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) to survey companies across the UK on recent cyber security incidents and emerging trends. This survey aims to provide greater awareness amongst UK business of the risks, how companies are mitigating (or not) those risks and key trends.
Execute an IPO
IPO activity rapidly materialised after the Christmas break, almost taking the markets by surprise as companies moved quickly to take advantage of the uptick in the FTSE index and low volatility.
Listing requirements for the London markets
February's edition of Accounting briefing, focuses on the newly published ‘Reduced disclosure framework’ standard (FRS 101).
Although, economic and political conditions remain challenging across Europe, the outlook for Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) is more optimistic than we’ve seen for a long time. The value of IPOs in Europe increased by more than seven-fold year on year in the fourth quarter of 2012, making it the strongest performance since the third quarter of 2011. Overall 70 IPOs raised €7.5bn in the fourth quarter of 2012 compared with 78 IPOs raising €0.9bn in the same period in 2011. In this video Mark Hughes looks at the findings of our latest IPO watch survey.
An overview of the European and global IPOs in 2012
Manual of accounting - IFRS for the UK
Manual of accounting - UK GAAP 2012/13
UK illustrative financial statements for 2012 year ends
Manual of accounting - Management reports and governance
London leads the way for international IPOs
Trends, views & tips on how relevant and insightful corporate reporting can build and retain public trust.
In Q3 2012, PwC’s IPO Watch Europe survey reported 57 IPOs raising €4.4bn, compared with 81 IPOs raising €0.7bn in Q2 2012 and 121 IPOs raising €9.4bn in Q3 2011. The third quarter was dominated by the listing and capital raising of Sberbank, the largest commercial bank in Russia, which raised €4.0bn in September.
Survey of 100 investment professionals globally about today’s audits, giving their views of how to boost the value gained from audit and assurance.
Our latest Treasury survey has been published following a brief survey of corporate treasurers at the ACT conference in April from a variety of industries.
IPO markets return to the doldrums in the face of global growth uncertainty.
Governance and reporting magazine with news and opinion on topics currently on the minds of regulators, standard setters, business leaders and others
Quarterly survey tracking the volume and value of IPOs on Europe's main stock exchanges.